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Los medios de transporte — Means of transport

Medios de transporte — Means of transport

 Spanish  English 
 autoNM de alquiler  rental car 
 autobúsNM  bus 
 automóvilNM  automobile 
 barcoNM  boat 
 bicicletaNF  bicycle 
 boteNM  boat 
 estaciónNF de ferrocarriles  railroad station 
 estaciónNF de metro  subway station 
 estaciónNF de tranvías  streetcar station 
 estaciónNF de tranvías  trolley station 
 ferrocarrilNM  railroad car 
 ferryNM  ferry 
 limusinaNF  limousine 
 metroNM  subway 
 motoNF  moped 
 motoNF  motorcycle 
 motocicletaNF  moped 
 motocicletaNF  motorcycle 
 puertoNM deportivo  marina 
 puertoNM  harbor 
 taxiNM  taxi 
 taxiNM  taxicab 

Los terminos generales de transporte

La licencia - the drivers license
La llave - the key
El mapa de carreteras - the road map
El depósito - the tank of gas
El seguro - the insurance
El sistema de navegación GPS - the GPS (navigation device)

Unas pocas frases de transporte

Por favor, lléveme a esta dirección - Take me to this address please
Por favor, lléveme a un hotel cerce de ... - Take me to a hotel near ... please
¿Por cuánto me lleva a ésta dirección - How much is the fare to this address?
¿Cuándo sale el próximo autobús (metro / tranvía)? - When is the next bus (subway car / tram) leaving?
¿Cuándo sale el último metro? - When does the last bus leave?
Por favor, recójame a las ocho - Please pick me up at eight
¿Cuál es el mejor camino para llegar a ese hotel? - What is the best route to that hotel?

Los verbos de transporte

Manejar / conducir - to drive
Llevar - to take
Viajar - to travel

Last edited by Rusty; July 28, 2010 at 03:32 PM. Reason: changed Bring to Take
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Old July 28, 2010, 10:09 AM
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La persona que posteo el tema tiene un error, no se dice bring me= llevame
en realidad es take me

can you take me to the school= Puedes llevarme a la escuela
Old July 28, 2010, 03:33 PM
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In Colombia we call it 'pase' or driver's license
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For some reason our Spanish teacher taught us that we could use "el carro" for car. Is that, for lack of a better phrase, frowned upon or incorrect?
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It's not incorrect. It's a matter of regional preferences.
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